Lockou Tagout -- -- -- Industrial Accident

Lockou Tagout -- -- -- Industrial Accident

Dec 22, 2018

According to the professional institutions, according to a survey in all industrial accident, do not have the right to the use of 10% of the accident in safety locks are locked up, with 250000 cases per year on average and safety lock unlocked for industrial accidents, accidents in a year on average more than 200 people were killed, more than 60000 people injured, the number of days each year because of the cause of the accident cause enterprise production for 24 days. 

For this reason, OSHA of the United States promulgated the regulation on dangerous energy control (locking and listing) on September 1, 1989. The regulation requires that in the industrial production environment, all power sources must be "lockout and tagout" before equipment maintenance and repair work, otherwise there may be accidental pneumatic mechanical equipment or dangerous energy release and cause harm. 

The main function of circuit breaker safety lockout is to lock the equipment or energy source, so that the operator can effectively control the energy release when maintaining the equipment or energy source, prevent the occurrence of accidents, so as to protect the safety of the operator.